Events

Recording:
Elinor & Marianne

November 20-21, 2021

New York, NY

Ms. Martin, soprano Jana McIntyre, and pianists Douglas Sumi and Chérie Reneé Roe give voice to the sisters at the heart of Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility in this evocative two-singer, two-piano song cycle by composer Aferdian and librettist Marella Martin Koch. The recording is produced by The Rally Cat.

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Workshop:

The Three Women of Jerusalem

October 15, 2021

Los Angeles, CA

Ms. Martin joins the team at LA Opera Connects as Love in the workshop of Carla Lucero's stirring new opera.

Persuasion song cycle

October 15, 2021

Chicago, IL - Virtual Participation

Ms.Martin sings three songs inspired by Jane Austen's Persuasion by composer Rachel DeVore Fogarty and librettist Douglas Murray. A recording of the songs, with the composer at the piano, will be played during Mr. Murray's presentation at the Jane Austen Society of North America's Annual General Meeting.

More information here.

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AFTERNOON RECITALS

September 5 & October 10, 2021

Los Angeles, CA

Ms. Martin joins acclaimed guitarist Mak Grgić for two recitals for the residents of Belmont Village in Westwood.

More information here.

LA CENERENTOLA

August 27, 2021

The Ford, Los Angeles, CA

Ms. Martin portrays stepsister Tisbe and covers the title role in Pacific Opera Project's production of Rossini and Ferretti's beloved retelling of Cinderella. Kristin Roach conducts and Josh Shaw directs.

More information here.

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A CELEBRATION OF LIFE

August 1, 2021

Lancaster, OH

Ms. Martin joins guitarist Mak Grgić for two Dowland songs in a musical celebration of a generous supporter of the arts under the auspices of the Lancaster Music Festival.

Dinner concerts

June 11, 15 & 17, 2021

Montecito, CA

Ms. Martin returns to Music Academy of the West with pianist Vicki Kirsch for three intimate dinner concerts.

More information here.

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La corona &

Il PArnaso Confuso

November 20, 2020 at 5:30pm

November 21, 2020 at 5:30pm

291 Anacapa Dr, Camarillo, CA

Ms. Martin portrays Asteria and Erato in Pacific Opera Project's drive-in production of two rare, one-act Gluck operas. Both will be presented in U.S. premiere stagings.

More information here.

ERCOLE SU'L TERMODONTE

July 10, 11, 17, 23, 24, 25, 2020 at 8pm

July 18, 2020 at 3pm

Highland Park Ebell Club, Highland Park, CA

It's Hercules verses the Amazons in Pacific Opera Project's US premiere of this stunning Vivaldi opera. Ms. Martin portrays Antiope, the Queen of the Amazons, in this intimate setting with a small period orchestra. Kyle Naig conducts and Josh Shaw directs.

More information here.

POSTPONED
due to Covid-19
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LA TRAVIATA

May 10, 2020 - 5pm

1833 South Hope St, Los Angeles, CA

Ms. Martin portrays Flora alongside Lauren Michelle as Violetta, Jesús León as Alfredo, Vladimir Chernov as Germont and Brent McMunn at the piano in this glittering presentation by the Opera Buffs.

More information here.

CANCELLED
due to Covid-19

Girlschool presents Idealab.4: "Re/Birth"

February 22 & 23, 2020 - 6pm and 8:30pm

Hot Shot Muffler, Highland Park, CA

Ms. Martin appears in a unique interdisciplinary performance featuring Anna Wise in a program that explores the idea of regeneration, fundamental change, and new beginnings. RE/BIRTH pushes the boundaries of the “pop concert” form.

More information here.

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The Sacred Sounds of Christmas

December 20, 7:30pm

First Church of Christ, Scientist, Pasadena, CA

Ms. Martin sings selections by Handel and Yon as the featured mezzo-soprano soloist for the annual Christmas concert.

More information here.

November 22 at 8pm & November 24 at 2pm

Freud Playhouse, Los Angeles, CA

Ms. Martin sings the title role in this world premiere by composer and co-librettist Carla Lucero and librettist Alicia Gaspar de Alba. The opera tells the story of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, a 17th-century feminist genius whose life was marked by repeated conflict with men of the Inquisition. Mary Chun conducts and Sara Widzer directs.

More information here.

JUANA

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Cold Mountain

August 2 at 7:30pm & August 4 at 2:30pm

Granada Theatre, Santa Barbara, CA

Ms. Martin portrays Sara in the West Coast Premiere of Jennifer Higdon and Gene Scheer's opera based on Charles Frazier’s best-selling Civil War era epic historical novel. Daniela Candillari conducts and James Darrah directs.

More information here.

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July 10, 3:15pm

Hahn Hall, Music Academy of the West

Ms. Martin and pianist Anna Smigelskaya perform "Asie" from Ravel's Shéhérazade for the renowned opera singers in the Music Academy of the West's acclaimed master class series.

Isabel Leonard &

Jay Hunter Morris Master Class

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Shakespeare Salon

June 29 at 2pm & July 1 at 7:30pm

Hahn Hall, Music Academy of the West

Experience cutting-edge staged and costumed opera, song, and theater scenes based on the texts of Shakespeare. Ms. Martin portrays Hermia in a selection from Britten's Midsummer Night's Dream and Henry VI.

More information here.

opening night concert

SongFest

June 19, 7:30pm

Hahn Hall, Music Academy of the West

In this grand reveal of the 2019 Vocal Institute singers and pianists, hear a combination of songs and arias

that display their burgeoning talent. Ms. Martin and pianist Bernard Tan perform a selection from Marianne Dashwood: Songs of Love and Misery.

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Music Academy

of the West

June 17 - August 11, Santa Barbara, CA

Ms. Martin is one of twenty-one Vocal Fellows selected for the prestigious summer festival's Vocal Institute. The Music Academy’s expert teaching artists collaborate and mentor participants to prepare for a 21st century career in voice and vocal piano.

More information here.